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Attempted carjacking at parking lot of adult store in Detroit being investigated

Victim managed to flee attacker

Detroit police are investigating the attempted carjacking.
Detroit police are investigating the attempted carjacking. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

DETROIT – Detroit police are investigating an attempted carjacking that happened around 1:50 a.m. Friday.

Police said the incident took place in the parking lot of an adult store at the 9000 block of Hayes Street. 

That is where a woman was attacked by an unknown person. Police described the attacker as a black man, but did not provide any information beyond that. 

Police said he hit the woman in the face, and there was a scuffle between the two. The woman was able to get away and drove herself to the hospital. 

The incident happened at a Green Light location, and footage could be released soon.  
 


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